Lagos wide and close

Lagos Wide and Close: an Interactive Journey into an Exploding City

(Cross-posted from FutureLagos) I have just been introduced to a sensory exploration of Lagos that uses various perspectives to explore the multifaceted city. This interactive documentary is based on the Lagos research project by Rem Koolhaas and The Harvard Project. In 2001, architect Rem Koolhaas and filmmaker Bregtje van der Haak went to Lagos to … Continued

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Climate change and Cape Town

Climate Change at the City Scale – Impacts, mitigation and adaptation in Cape Town is a welcome addition to the climate change literature. This is especially so since the city scale is so often overlooked and the book provides an important addition to the gap in city scale climate change academic literature. It is the … Continued


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